Leucoptera aceris (Fuchs, 1903)

Lepidoptera, Lyonetiidae

mine

Small, upper-surface (greenish) blotch with frass concentrated in a central spot. Metallic-shining egg visible at start of mine. Pupation outside the mine.

hostplants

Sapindaceae, monophagous

Acer campestre, monspessulanum, platanoides.

phenology

Larvae in July (Hering, 1957a).

BENELUX

Not known from the Benelux countries (Fauna Europaea, 2009).

distribution within Europe

From Latvia to the Pyrenees, Alps, and Bulgaria (Fauna Europaea, 2009); Iberia (A & Z Laštůvka, 2014a).

pupa

Described by Patočka (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a).

references

Beiger (1979a), Buszko (1981a, 1992b), Corley, Marabuto & Pires (2007a), Hering (1933b, 1934b, 1957a), Kasy (1983a), A & Z Laštůvka (2014a), Mey (1994a), Patočka (2000a), Patočka & Turčáni (2005a), Szőcs (1977a, 1981a).

16/01/2017

mod 27.vi.2018